Finding and Using Open Educational Resources

University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada

Whether adapting an existing OER, transitioning your course materials into the Open, or creating an OER from scratch, you will likely be using materials created by others. Because Open doesn't […]

Open Education 101 at UBC

University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada

Would you like to learn more about open education and open educational resources but don’t know where to start? This introductory workshop is for you. This session will provide an […]

Publishing a Book with Pressbooks – An Introduction

University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada

Pressbooks is a powerful and popular tool for creating open educational resources such as textbooks. Whether you are looking for training for yourself or your research assistants, this training will […]

Creative Commons and Copyleft Trolls

University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada

Founded in 2001, Creative Commons has become one of the most used open licensing schemes for those engaging in open scholarship. Understanding the nuances and complexities of using these licenses […]

Copyright and Licensing for Open Educational Resources

University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada

Does your project include work created by others? Do you have questions about Creative Commons licenses and how to incorporate licensed works into your project? This session will introduce you […]

Open Publishing with Scalar

University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada

This workshop provides an introduction to Scalar, a free, open source authoring and publishing platform. Scalar can be used to create media rich assignments and open, digital books. Participants will […]

Participatory Publishing – Zine Assignments as Open Pedagogy

University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada

Zines are a self-published medium created by collaging existing materials (e.g. images, text, etc.) with self-created content. Zines are published in simple photocopied and digital formats for open sharing. The […]

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